Onion

Authored by: Balaji Aglave

Handbook of Plant Disease Identification and Management

Print publication date:  October  2018
Online publication date:  October  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138585478
eBook ISBN: 9780429504907
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/9780429504907-8

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Abstract

Onion, also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable and is the most widely ­cultivated species of the genus Allium. It was first officially described by Carl Linnaeus in his 1753 work Species Plantarum.

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